The minimum hourly wage in Hong Kong is HK$37.50. Photo: Jonathan Wong The minimum hourly wage in Hong Kong is HK$37.50. Photo: Jonathan Wong
The minimum hourly wage in Hong Kong is HK$37.50. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Avoid salary freeze for low-paid workers, Hong Kong government advisers urge members of deadlocked wage board

  • Members of city leader Carrie Lam’s cabinet believe there is still time to reach a consensus on the minimum wage, before a report is submitted next month
  • Some say it is understandable if the amount is not increased amid Covid-19, but others feel low-paid workers should not miss out

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
The minimum hourly wage in Hong Kong is HK$37.50. Photo: Jonathan Wong The minimum hourly wage in Hong Kong is HK$37.50. Photo: Jonathan Wong
The minimum hourly wage in Hong Kong is HK$37.50. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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